Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2196

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Norwegian steam merchant Erviken.

Aboard Erviken when hit on 17 Oct 1941

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Anker Milton, Merchant Navy32Boatswain (Bosun)Erviken +
NorwegianAndersen, Kåre, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanErviken +
NorwegianBerg, Lars Anker, Merchant Navy31DonkeymanErviken +
NorwegianBratås, Olaf Robert, Merchant Navy31Third Officer/Radio OperatorErviken +
DanishBørresen, Jørgen, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanErviken +
NorwegianChristiansen, Ove, Merchant Navy30Fourth OfficerErviken +
NorwegianDahlstrøm, Robert Steen, Merchant Navy27Able Seaman/GunnerErviken, Viva
NorwegianEilertsen, Ingvald, Merchant Navy35FiremanErviken
NorwegianEllefsen, Hjarrand Mathias, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanErviken +
CanadianGuthro, Simon, Merchant Navy19Engine Room BoyErviken +
SwedishHallgren, E., Merchant NavyFiremanErviken
BritishHannam, Fonwick, Merchant Navy21Mess Room BoyErviken +
NorwegianHansen, Sigurd Marinius, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanErviken +
BritishHarrison, John, Merchant NavyGalley BoyErviken
BritishHatcher, Kenneth H., Merchant NavyAble SeamanErviken
NorwegianHeesch, Paul Johan, Merchant Navy44MasterErviken +
NorwegianHeitmann, Kristian Engbert, Merchant Navy55Second Engineer OfficerErviken, Sneland I
BritishHelliker, Lawrence, Merchant NavyDeck BoyErviken
NorwegianHofsten, Trygve, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerErviken +
FinnishHolmkvist, , Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanErviken
NorwegianHægland, Alf Georg, Merchant Navy34FiremanErviken +
NorwegianIsaksen, Peder Marius, Merchant Navy45FiremanErviken +
NorwegianJakobsen, Hjalmar Valentin, Merchant Navy56DonkeymanErviken +
NorwegianLarsen, Egil Gordon, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerErviken +
CanadianMcKinnon, Angus, Merchant Navy25Deck BoyErviken +
NorwegianMeyer, Thorvald Johannesen, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanErviken +
NorwegianMorlandstø, Anders, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanErviken +
NorwegianNielsen, Alf Konrad, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerErviken
NorwegianOlsvik, Edvard Jon, Merchant NavyStewardErviken +
NorwegianOttesen, Øivind Dahl, Merchant Navy24CookErviken +
NorwegianSaaler, Johannes Olsen, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanErviken
NorwegianStangeby, Kristian Berggren, Merchant Navy42Third Engineer OfficerErviken +
BritishStarkey, William, Merchant NavyDonkeymanErviken
NorwegianStornes, Sigvald Pettersen, Merchant Navy44Fourth Engineer OfficerErviken
BritishSullivan, Edward, Merchant Navy16Mess Room BoyErviken +
NorwegianSundby, Hans Jørgen, Merchant Navy29CarpenterErviken, Kosmos II
BritishTompkins, Albert, Merchant NavyEngine Room BoyErviken
NorwegianTverdal, Erling Aleksander, Merchant Navy30FiremanErviken +

38 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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